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7 summits and other mountain stuff => Questions => Topic started by: patrick peters on Aug 27 2003, 20:31

Title: cold & Firts aid
Post by: patrick peters on Aug 27 2003, 20:31
is there sombody who can tell me wat schould contain a fist aid kit when travel in the former ussr and the temerature can drop 40 tot 50 degrees celsius below zero? what special stuf schould be i be looking out for?

thanx

patrick
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Title: Re:cold & Firts aid
Post by: Ron on Aug 28 2003, 04:24
well besides the usual stuff
-resque blackets (aluminium)
-heat pads (chemical bags when exposed to air they heat up. there are reusable ones also)
-Bandage for burns/blisters(same as frost damage)


thats all i can think of now at 0024..ill look into it tomorrow if i have the time.
Title: Re:cold & Firts aid
Post by: trunl on Nov 9 2003, 06:22
also a great pocket knife (this is where not to cheap out, it saves many lives), and flares